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Old 07-14-2009, 09:32 PM
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hello all...i am looking for a 14 inch piece of aspen about 2 inches thick. anybody got one they want to sell me? i am going to carve a friend some tap handles for the home brew he makes, and i really don't want to buy a whole stick of aspen for this project. i am hoping someone here may have a piece in their stash they are willing to part with. thank you!!!
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Old 07-14-2009, 10:25 PM
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Default Re: anyone have any aspen available???

Can't help you with the aspen, but have a question for you: What is the thread size on the bottom of the handle? Do you buy a metal fitting that's already threaded, and then carve the wood and attach?

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Old 07-15-2009, 10:35 PM
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Default Re: anyone have any aspen available???

claude...i was going to carve the wood, and let him worry about mounting it up...

miker...i was looking for a piece of aspen walking stick, about 14 inches long, and approx. 2 inches thick. i am not looking for a block of wood, so i don't really know what other dimension to give you here...
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Default Re: anyone have any aspen available???

I may still have some aspen sticks I brought with me from Colorado...I will check and see, they should be about 2"....
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Default Re: anyone have any aspen available???

I think that I will be able to help you out my son has some land in the Mtns
covered with Aspen, he is going up there this weekend and I will ask him to pick some up for you a couple of pieces 2 plus in Dia and about 14 inches
long?
Let me know and I will call him.
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Old 07-27-2009, 09:08 AM
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Default Re: anyone have any aspen available???

Have you had any luck with finding what you are looking for? I think I may have an aspen log left over that's about 14" tall. If you'd like, I could send you a pic and let you decide. I can rip it down into 2" square pieces if you'd like as well. Let me know!

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